Human Resources and Security Specialists should use this tool to determine the correct investigation level for any covered position within the U.S. Federal Government.
The Federal Benefits FastFacts provides basic information about the Federal Benefits Programs administered by the Insurance Services Programs at OPM. We will issue FastFacts throughout the year so be sure to check back with us. Please note: before making any final decisions, please visit our home page for more specific information.
See the answers to many questions about the FEDVIP Program.
Generally the FEDVIP Program follows the eligibility rules of the FEHB Program.
Keep up to date with the Federal benefits programs.
The Guide to Federal Benefits includes information about the five Federal Benefits Programs. The Guide explains the relationship among the Programs, provides guidance on making enrollment decisions and has instructions for employees during Open Season.
The Quick Guide provides answers to 37 common questions and enables you to see the similarities and differences of these programs.
See the regulations which govern the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program.
Legislation for the Federal Employees Dental and Vision Insurance Program.
A list of the headquarters level agency Benefits Officers.
The qualifying life events that permit enrollment and/or changes to current enrollment for the FEDVIP are different than the QLEs for other benefits programs.
Read frequently asked questions and answers about BENEFEDS and how to enroll in FEDVIP.
Read the top 10 facts that employees should know before they decide to enroll in FEDVIP.
The official plan document that governs pre-tax programs sponsored by OPM, including flexible spending accounts (FSAFEDS), health benefits premium conversion (FEHB), and dental and vision insurance (FEDVIP).